WaterPro Career Center


City of Devils Lake


The City of Devils Lake is accepting applications for the position of Public Utilities Operator II. Must be able to operate a variety of equipment, from mowers to front end loaders; work around pumping stations and high voltage electrical systems and be able to detect and report improper operations, faulty equipment, defective materials and unusual conditions; be able to be on call during nights and weekends when necessary; supervise other employees when needed. The successful applicant will possess good communication, interpersonal and problem solving skills and must pass a comprehensive background check and pre-employment drug test. A North Dakota Class A driver’s license with proper endorsements for the equipment used is required for this position. Class I Water Certification and Class I Wastewater Certification from the ND Department of Health required within 2 years of beginning employment. Benefits include health, dental, vision, retirement, paid sick and vacation. Salary range: $37,320 - $57,504. Job Description and applications available at City Office, online at http://www.dvlnd.com or at ND Job Service. Completed application and resume must be returned to City of Devils Lake, Attn: City Engineer PO Box 1048, Devils Lake, ND 58301. Position open until filled. EOE


Walsh Rural Water District


Walsh Rural Water District has a job opening for a Maintenance Technician.
Duties include operation, maintenance and facilities upkeep of a Class Il water distribution system. 

Minimum requirements are a current driver's license, high school graduate and must have or be willing/able to obtain a Class Il Water Distribution Certification from the ND Department of Health. To apply send a resume along with references to: Walsh Rural Water District, PO Box 309, Grafton, ND 58237

You must list the PO Box number as mail is not delivered to the physical address, or email:wrwater@invisimax.com.  Contact: Brian Reilly  at 701-352-3915.




City of Surrey


Are you looking for a great job that offers great pay, excellent benefits, stability and flexibility? The City of Surrey is accepting applications for Public Works Employee. Duties include water, sewer, street, & park maintenance. Must be able to obtain Class B driver’s license with airbrakes. Must be able to obtain Water and Waste Water Certification. Salary based on experience.


Contact Jason at 852-4154 for details. Applications due by December 13, 2018 at noon. EOE


City of Lisbon


The City of Lisbon us looking for an Assistant Water and Sewer Operator.  Water Plant Operators: Duties include maintenance on various controls and electrical equipment. Water sampling, chemical feed, record keeping, computer operations and water distribution. Water meter reading and maintenance, repair and maintenance on water mains and hydrants.  Wastewater Operator: Duties include maintenance on lift stations and lagoon, sewer mains and manholes.  Must be able to attain certification in water treatment, water distribution, wastewater collection and wastewater treatment.  Street Department: Duties include assist on street maintenance, snow removal, plowing snow and driving truck or various equipment.  Must have an air brake endorsement driver's license or the ability ot attain one.  City will train.  Salary depending on experience and qualifications.  Medical Insurance paid, NDPERS Retirement. 


Send resume to City Auditor, City of Lisbon, PO Box 1079, Lisbon, ND 58054 by December 14, 2018.



Central Plains Water District


Central Plains Water District of Fessenden, North Dakota is looking for a full time operator.  Our systemsincludes an iron/manganese treatment plant, reservoirs, and approximatley 1300 miles of distribution pipe.  Responsibilities will include the following: operation of water plant, assisting with the installation and repair of pipelines, repair of pumping and control equipment, overall maintenance and upkeep.  Collecting water samples and daily record keeping.  Also required will be office and computer skills.  Drug testing is manditory.  If interested please contact Central Plains Water District, PO Box 157 Fessenden, ND 58438, or 701-547-3751.



Southwest Water Authority


Southwest Water Authority is looking a Water Treatment Plant Operator.The individual in this position will perform work activities associated with a Class III ultrafiltration and reverse osmosis water treatment plant. The general work activities are plant operations, which involve water treatment theory and practice, plant equipment operation, maintenance, and repair. The Southwest Water Authority (SWA) is responsible for management, operations, and maintenance of the Southwest Pipeline Project (SWPP). The SWA is a political subdivision led by a 15-member Board of Directors. The SWPP is a regional water delivery system serving municipal, rural, and industrial water user entities in southwest North Dakota.

Education and Experience

High school diploma or equivalent.

Valid driver’s license.

Minimum six months experience with small power equipment and hand tools.

Knowledge of Equipment

Computers and related equipment Vehicles Multimeters Pumps

Bobcat Calculators Generators

Personal Protective Equipment Lab Equipment Hand Tools

Chemical Feeders Chemical Analyzers Monitoring Equipment

Nonessential Functions

Use of personal computer

Use of calculator

Use of computer, spreadsheets, databases, and any other software required to perform job funtions.


This position is located approximately seven miles north of Zap, ND. There are pretreatment facilities located at the Intake (Lake Sakakawea) and near Dodge, ND, and may require travel to those locations, usually once per week. Travel to other distribution facilities may be necessary.


This is a full time, non-exempt position with standard benefit package.  Please contact Southwest Water Authority at 701-225-0241 or the website www.swwater.com for more information